Employment Statistics

Unemployment rates in the Oshkosh area have historically ranked lower than the national average. Both the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the U.S. Department of Labor reports statistics on the latest unemployment rates.

Local Area County Employment Stats August 2018
Local Area City Employment Stats August 2018
New Construction Data

Largest Employers*

Oshkosh Corporation Specialized trucks 2,800
Bemis (all Oshkosh locations) Packaging tape/plastic film 2,300
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Education 1,327
Oshkosh Area School District Education 1,290
US Bank (all Oshkosh locations) Financial institution 1,144
Winnebago County Government 1,018
Aurora Medical Center & Aurora Medical Group Health care 870
4imprint Advertising specialties 729
Winnebago Mental Health Institute Health care 702
Affinity – Mercy Medical Center Health care 688
Silver Star Brands Mail order distribution 650
City of Oshkosh Government 569
Clarity Care Health care 569
Oshkosh Correctional Institution Corrections 502
Hoffmaster Group Paper specialties 444
Wal-Mart Super Center Department stores 318
Lutheran Homes of Oshkosh Assisted living 279
Muza Metal Products Metal fabrication 265
Lapham-Hickey Steel Steel products 256
CESA 6 Education 200
Oshkosh Community YMCA Human service organization 200
UPS Transportation 200

*Employee counts listed are the number of full-time equivalent employees reported by each organization for the Oshkosh area.